The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Northgate Information Solutions plc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Northgate
Rank 129 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing Northgate 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.095% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +98.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £75.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+368.75% -20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1457 1183 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.33% 44.32% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 568 576
Average daily rate £359 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £143 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 71 100
Average hourly rate £18.13 £20.06 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% +7.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.63 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.38 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Northgate across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Northgate
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Northgate across the North West region.

Northgate Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Northgate
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Northgate across the North West region.

Northgate Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Northgate also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Northgate.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 8 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 8 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) PL/SQL
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Data Extraction
4 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Toad
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) VBA
6 4 (33.33%) OOD
6 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Civica
7 3 (25.00%) Capita
7 3 (25.00%) Academy Housing
7 3 (25.00%) Orchard
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) arcHouse
8 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (16.67%) Comino

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Northgate also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Northgate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Academy Housing
2 2 (16.67%) arcHouse
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Toad
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
1 8 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 8 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
2 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) OOD
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Civica
2 3 (25.00%) Capita
2 3 (25.00%) Orchard
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Comino
3 2 (16.67%) Anite
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